12 Days in South America: Santiago, Chile and Mendoza, Argentina
12 Days in South America: Santiago, Chile and Mendoza, Argentina. Drive over the Andes Mountains, tour the wine regions, hike to Mt Aconcagua base camp, go rock climbing and white water rafting, visit Valparaiso and Vina del Mar.
1941 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Spider Corsa Sperimentale "Balena". An experimental 180-hp 8 cylinder 2905cc prototype racing car designed by Gioachino Colombo. . It was the last example built of Alfa Romeo’s greatest pre-war sports car – virtually a road-going Grand Prix racer, of which only 30 were made – and was raced in Argentina in 1949-51 by Carlos Perez de Villa.
Obelisko, Avenida 9 de Julio, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Buenos Aires ("Paris of South America"), Argentina. Stretches south-to-north along the Rio de la Plata. Its people are known as porteños. Architecture reflects the influence of the Spaniards, French, and Italians in its buildings and in its parks.
f1 Juan Manuel Fangio known as El Maestro , nicknamed El Chueco or El Maestro, was a racing car driver from Argentina, who dominated the first decade of Formula One racing, winning the World Championship of Drivers five times.